Category Archives: College Recruiting

I was fortunate enough to get a few moments with Target’s Megan Grimm (director, talent acquisition) following the conclusion of our recent colloquium meeting about early career and college hiring. For our viewers and listeners, Megan comments on her thoughts and our observation that the early career segments within Talent Acquisition are ripe for disruption as is evident in […]

Candidate Experience, College Recruiting, Leadership 3

Enterprise’s own Marie Artim (vp, talent acquisition) joins CXR for a bottle of Robert Craig’s Affinity Cabernet and a bottle of Orin Swift Papillon to talk about some of the competitive advantages that she believes set Enterprise out front in the world of recruiting.  With some fun laughs over a few bottles of red and […]

Candidate Experience, College Recruiting, Leadership 0

Image Credit: Cparks / Pixabay As the employment market has gotten tighter in recent years, there has been an increasing buzz around college degree relevancy. One could certainly argue that in key markets – IT comes to mind – the college degree carries less weight than it used to but does that mean employers have […]

College Recruiting, Sourcing 0

What a year 2017 was for CareerXroads and its members!  With more meetings than before, more member companies than ever, higher volumes of content, our 100th colloquium meeting, an immersive trip to learn about recruiting practices in Japan, and innovative new meeting strategies, we couldn’t have asked for more.  Except, that’s exactly what we’re doing […]

Analytics, Branding & Marketing, Candidate Experience, CareerXroads, College Recruiting, Diversity, Executive Search, Leadership, Operations, Sourcing 0

For over twenty years CareerXroads has created a fun community for talent acquisition and recruiting leaders from around the world to connect, collaborate, and even conspire, on recruiting-related topics that keep them up at night.  And whether conversations with these leaders and influencers were taking place at live colloquium events, various conferences, over the phone, […]

Analytics, Branding & Marketing, Candidate Experience, College Recruiting, Executive Search, Leadership, Operations, Sourcing 0

Image Credit:McElspeth / Pixabay Whether companies have undergone a recruiting re-org around campus efforts, built dedicated campus teams, or are simply leveraging internal non-recruiting departmental resources to help staff campus events, one thing is constant across industries: campus recruiting continues to be a priority as organizations see anywhere from 5% to 10% of their total […]

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This brilliant YouTube video, How Do I Get A Data Science Job?, that I stumbled on while educating myself on AI perspectives this morning answers at least three prospect/candidate questions that relate directly to employer brand from  a very personal/social point of view: What it takes to get a job on my team. What it […]

Branding & Marketing, Candidate Experience, College Recruiting 0

Image Credit:athree23 / Pixabay More firms than ever before are stepping up to map out their candidate journey. They are going beyond guesswork and generalized opinion pieces to dig deeper into their candidates’ attitudes and behaviors after applying for a position. Believing that it is important to treat each candidate as well as one treats […]

Branding & Marketing, Candidate Experience, College Recruiting 0

Recently CareerXroads had the pleasure of attending HireVue‘s annual Digital Disruption conference (which we’d highly recommend if you’re a HireVue customer!) While there, we were privy to some very impressive presentations, smart conversations, and innovative work that’s going on in recruiting automation and recruiting AI.  One part of the conference that stood out to us […]

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